Tuesday, November 11, 2014
When our vices leave us, we like to imagine it is we who are leaving them.
Duc De La Rochefoucauld, François
François, Duc De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680), French writer, moralist. repr. F.A. Stokes Co., New York (c. 1930). Moral Maxims and Reflections, no. 193 (1665-1678), trans. London (1706).